charule (1400) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 29, 2013
1.6 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 6/20
Draught at Barrelhouse Flats. Poured very dark brown with a thin white foam. Aroma of funky scotch. Off-putting soapy taste very bitter. Made me shudder.
mR_fr0g (4372) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 15, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at Borefts day 2 27/09/2014. Bodegraven. Dark caramel / reddy coloured pour with a sticky cream head. Aroma is cherry fruits, caramel, toffee malts. Flavour is composed of lovely cream caramel, nutty praline, choc and lactose sugars. Nice layered malts, . Palate is full and velvety on the tongue. . Very tasty.
yespr (33244) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
33 cl bottle. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted darkmalty, breadish too. Sweet, roasted, toffee and breadish malty. Lasting bitter and roasted dry malty. Slight caramelish sweetness.
Scouser (284) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 14, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a black color with a little beige lacing and no head. Aroma of caramel, chocolate nips, and coffee. Taste of whiskey is in you face at first but finishes with a better chocolate finish. A nice beer.
ElManana (647) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - DEC 8, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
At Borefts 2014. Dark brown with large head. Malts, chocolate, coffe, sweet and bitter at the same time. Used to more by Emelisse.
madmitch76 (16507) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
27th September 2014
Borefts VI. Day 2. Bottle. Clear but very dark brown beer, good pale tan head. Palate is airy and semi dry. Decent fine carbonation. Mild dark malts, touch of roast and dry dark chocolate. Mild dried fruits, Dry finish. Not bad.
DSG (6534) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
[9/27/14] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2014 in Bodegraven. Black with a light brown head. Aroma of coffee, roasted grains and a bit of hops. Roasty and hoppy flavor with some coffee, a bit of chocolate, piney notes and a bitter finish. Quite full and rounded. Very nice.
PriorL (2313) - Gent, BELGIUM - OCT 5, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: NOV 26, 2014 Sampled at Borefts Beer Festival 2014. THX everyone for sharing today’s beers.
Black beer. Nose is roasted malts, chocolate. Taste is rather sweet, coffee and chocolate.
joergen (22001) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Borefts Bier Festival 2014.
Black coloured with a small beige head.
Light roasted aroma of caramel and chocolate.
Roasted flavour of caramel, hops and grass.
Roasted and hoppy finish.
Theydon_Bois (10571) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Keg at BBF ’6, 27/09/14.
Extremely dark mahogany brown with a moderate khaki covering.
Nose is roast malt, nutty, light pine, earthy cocoa, red berry tang.
Taste comprises chocolate fudge, spice, earthy hop notes, brown sugars, red berries, light roast.
Medium + body, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Decent blend, good balance.
fonefan (36929) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught @ 6th Borefts Beer Festival 2014, Brouwerij de Molen, Bodegraven, Netherlands.
[ As Emelisse Black & Tan ].
Clear medium to dark black brown color with a average to large, frothy - creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coffee, dusty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration, roasted, burnt, coffee, sugary, roasted bitter. Body is medium to full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic.